Oscar Ortiz Jr Killed in Accident at FM 624 in Corpus Christi, TX

September 20, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Oscar Ortiz Jr
Type of Accident
Car Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

FM 624, Corpus Christi, TX

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Honda Civic, Honda VT1100
FM 624
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Honda Civic and Honda VT1100

What Happened

Area authorities are investigating a crash that killed a driver at FM 624 in Corpus Christi, TX on September 20th, 2023. Police say the incident happened around 10:18 p.m. According to investigators, a Honda Civic was westbound before colliding with the rear of a westbound motorcycle ahead. The collision is said to have pushed the motorcycle forward into a shoulder, ejecting the driver from the vehicle. Reports indicate the driver, 50-year-old Oscar Ortiz, became tapped under the Honda before it came to a stop at the entrance of a driveway. Ortiz suffered fatal injuries in the incident. Sources indicate a Failure to Control Speed charge was recommended and/or issued against the Honda operator. Additional information was not available.

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